Section 11(e): Bail

R. v. Oland, [2017] 1 SCR 250

Although the underlying appeal of Mr. Oland’s second degree murder conviction had been granted, and the bail issue rendered moot, the Supreme Court took the extraordinary step of considering a moot appeal to clarify the proper scope of the public interest criterion for denying bail pending appeal, pursuant to s. 679(3)(c) of the Criminal Code. Continue reading

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